Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St.7300

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 52 x 13 cm (2 3/4 x 20 1/2 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-862

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This is a fragment executed in raised relief with four columns of hieroglyphs separated by raised bands. The text reads right to left and contains a ‘wr’ bird.

Provenance

From Giza, St.7300. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
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Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition